How We Explore the Options for Better Markets
Visionary Economists in Dialogue
In the Fall of 2020 a series of public online dialogues will be organized with visionary economists who in recent years have written books or have otherwise been involved in “rethinking capitalism” or “rethinking economics”; What are their ideas about the market of the future?
Think Tank of Young Economists
A Future Generations Think Tank will undertake various activities to gain input and produce a report.
Essay Contest for Students & Young Scholars
Master students and young scholars are invited submit their ideas on a sustainable and just market economy for Europe in the shape of an essay. Two prizes of €1.500 each are available. A selection of the best essays received will be published on both this consultation website and on the Moral Markets portal.
Open Invitation to Submit a Viewpoint
Representatives from society at large (business sector, social and environmental movements, individuals and organizations/associations) are invited to give input, and/or report on practices and innovations that have already proven their value as ingredients of the economy of the future. A selection of viewpoints received will be published on both this consultation website and on the Moral Markets portal.
Final Consultation Report
The Future Markets Consultation will result in a final report written under the auspices of prof. dr. Jan-Peter Balkenende, former Prime Minister of the Netherlands. The Report will be presented to both the Dutch government and the European Commission in the Spring of 2021.